In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Aotearoa New Zealand Science Journalism Fund offered an expedited funding round for projects related to COVID-19.
Nicky Pellegrino, freelancer, for intended publication in Newsroom
Niki Bezzant, freelance
Robin Kerr, RE: News
Bruce Munro, Otago Daily Times
Libby Wilson, Stuff/Waikato Times
Veronika Meduna, freelance, for intended publication in New Zealand Geographic
James Dann, freelance – publication on The Spinoff